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  Stevens, John Paul
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NameJohn Paul Stevens
, Illinois , United States
Born April 20, 1920 (96 years)
ContributorUser #23
Last ModifedDr. Cynic
Apr 12, 2008 05:41pm
Tags Caucasian - Liberal - Pro-Affirmative Action - Pro-Capital Punishment - Pro-Choice - Divorced - Married - Protestant -
InfoBorn in Chicago, IL. Married Maryan Mulholland and has four children - John Joseph (deceased), Kathryn, Elizabeth Jane and Susan Roberta. He received an A.B. from the University of Chicago and a J.D. from Northwestern University School of Law. He served in the United States Navy from 1942-1945, and was a law clerk to Justice Wiley Rutledge of the Supreme Court of the United States during the 1947 Term. He was admitted to law practice in Illinois in the Judiciary Committee of the U.S. House of Representatives, 1951-1952, and a member of the Attorney General's National Committe to Study Antitrust Law, 1953-1955. He was Second Vice President of the Chicago Bar Association in 1970. From 1970-1975, he served as a Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. President Ford nominated him as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, and he took his seat December 19, 1975.



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Apr 09, 2010 05:00pm News Stevens, the Only Protestant on the Supreme Court  Article RBH 
Apr 09, 2010 11:00am News US Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens to retire  Article Monsieur 
Apr 04, 2010 10:00am Interview Justice Stevens 'Will Surely' Retire Under Obama   Article Monsieur 
Sep 02, 2009 01:00pm News In Staff Move by Justice Stevens, Some See Signal   Article Karma Policeman 
Apr 14, 2006 12:00pm News Justice Stevens, at 86, joins jurist-to-watch list  Article J.R. 
Aug 07, 2005 12:50am News Supreme Court Justice [Stevens] Slams Death Penalty  Article J.R. 

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